Manual & Automatic Switches for Generators

Explore the collection of generator transfer switches at F.W. Webb. Using a transfer switch with a generator adds safety to your residence or business by protecting against back feeding the grid and unexpected surges. We also carry an assortment of smart transfer switches; this type of switch features technology that turns on the generator without changing from manual to automatic power sources. Use our convenient filters to narrow transfer switches by dimensions, voltage, amperage, and other variables. Browse top-quality transfer switches from trusted maker Generac to find the right match for a new or existing generator.

Frequently Asked Questions

How are automatic transfer switches rated for indoor and outdoor use?

Automatic transfer switches with a NEMA 3 rating can be installed indoors or outdoors; a NEMA 1 rating is designed for only indoor use.

What are the benefits of a manual generator switch?

Manual generator switches offer the following benefits:

  • Connects generator directly to electrical circuits for quick startup
  • Improves safety
  • Powers hardwired appliances